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Al Pittman

Entourage Of Arrogance

August 25, 2021

What is mankind’s biggest problem, when it comes to a relationship with God? It’s pretty simple. We don’t think we need a God. Who knows better what’s best for me than me? That attitude is a recipe for disaster, and pastor Al will share the reasons why today, as we continue in James chapters four and five.

References: James 4

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Arrogance and pride are major roadblocks to a close relationship with God. Who really knows what’s best for us? Most of us, of course, think we do. However, James, in a very bold and uncompromising way, shows us in chapter four of his epistle that reliance on God is the only way to go!
August 24, 2021
Our Heavenly Father wants us to present our requests to Him.  And often times, the reason we don’t have some things is because we haven’t asked!  Pastor Al Pittman will explain in just a moment as we return to our study of James
August 23, 2021
Today on the program, Pastor Al Pittman will continue his verse by verse study through Revelation. We’re about halfway through the tumultuous happenings found in chapter eighteen. The antichrist and the false prophet and those who have chosen to follow them have had their day in the sun, so to speak, and now it’s time to bring this terrible chapter in human history to a close.
August 21, 2021
 There are some things that our Heavenly Father says we are to avoid, and for our own good I might add. That’s the subject of today’s study in James chapter four. If we want to walk in the spirit, there are things we definitely need to avoid.
August 20, 2021
We’ve all experienced saying something that later we wished we hadn’t... whether it be a curse word, or something that hurt another a great deal.  It’s amazing how such a small part of the body can have such a large impact.  No wonder James likens it to a fire!  Let’s see now how we can use it for good rather than evil. 
August 19, 2021
Today on The Dwelling Place, as we return to our study of James, we’ll be reminded of the power of words. They have the power to motivate millions of people to hang tough in a difficult situation, and they have the ability to cut a person to ribbons.
August 18, 2021
Today on The Dwelling Place we’ll see that bible passages concerning faith and works are actually complimentary.  Let’s find our spot in James chapter two and we’ll get started.
August 17, 2021
 James says faith without works is dead, while Paul said we are saved by faith, apart from any works! Is there a way for these two statements to co-exist? With today’s teaching, here’s Pastor Al continuing our verse by verse study of James.
August 16, 2021
In Revelation eighteen, the anti-christ has had his way with mankind and now it’s time for him to get his just rewards. There will be many, many people who will suffer terrible consequences in the verses we’ll study. They’ll suffer because they bought into Satan’s lies. Join us in Revelation chapter eighteen, verse twelve.
August 14, 2021
Have you been exposed to bigotry recently? It’s a terrible problem in today’s world. Today on The Dwelling Place, we’ll be addressing the problem of regarding people based on superficial things.... which is what bigotry is really all about.
August 13, 2021
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The Dwelling Place features the teaching ministry of Al Pittman, where the aim is to help deepen your faith, one step at a time.

About Al Pittman

Al was born in Panama City, Florida in 1955. His father was a career soldier, so the family traveled extensively. In 1973, when Al was seventeen years old, the family returned from a tour in Germany and settled in Colorado Springs. Soon after, Al realized God’s call on  his life and began serving in the music ministry as a bass guitarist with a Christian band  called, “The Rays of Light.” It was during this time that Al met Norma, and they were married on July 19, 1975. 

Al attended Nazarene Bible College in Colorado Springs, graduating in 1977 with a degree in Biblical Studies. In 1991 Al and his family moved to Albuquerque, New Mexico, and two years later he joined the staff of Calvary Chapel Albuquerque as an assistant pastor and co-worship leader. In the spring of 1997 the Lord called Al and his family back to Colorado Springs to pastor Calvary Worship Center. In 2006, Al earned his Master’s degree and in 2012 he earned his Doctorate degree in Ministry from Trinity Southwest University in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Al and Norma are the proud parents of three children, Renee, Nathan and Reggie, as well as proud grandparents. They covet your prayers for their family and ministry as they endeavor to live a life pleasing to the Father.

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